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Department of Economics

Seminars and Research

Departmental Seminar Series 2014-2015

The seminar series are supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83)

Department seminar coordinators for 2013-14 are Myrna Wooders (micro) and Ben Eden (macro).

All seminars will take place in 109 Calhoun Hall from 3:10-4:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)

 

Fall 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014
Micro
Yan Chen, University of Michigan
"Chinese College Admissions and School Choice Reforms: Theory and Experiments"

Monday, September 8, 2014
Micro
Jay Sethuraman, Columbia University
"Rationing Problems in Bipartite Networks"

Monday, September 15, 2014
Micro
John Wooders, Univeristy of Technology, Sydney
"Dynamic Markets for Lemons: Performance, Liquidity, and Policy Intervention"

Monday, September 22, 2014
Macro
Boyan Jovanovic, New York University

Monday, September 29, 2014
Micro
Rabah Amir, University of Iowa

Monday, October 6, 2014
Macro
Etienne Gagnon, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
"Small Price Responses to Large Demand Shocks"

Monday, October 13, 2014
Micro
Matt Van Essen, University of Alabama

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Macro
Robert Chirinko, University of Illinois at Chicago
The Substitution Elasticity, Factor Shares, Long-Run Growth, And The Low-Frequency Panel Model

Monday, October 20, 2014
Macro
Ufuk Akcigit, University of Pennsylvania

Monday, October 27, 2014
Macro
Gadi Barlevy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Mandatory Disclosure and Financial Contagion" with Fernando Alvarez, University of Chicago

Monday, November 3, 2014
Macro
Espen Henriksen, University of California, Davis

Monday, November 10, 2014
Macro
Julia Thomas, Ohio State University

Monday, November 17, 2014
Micro
Peter Savelyev, Vanderbilt University

Friday, December 5, 2014
Lunch Seminar
Georgia Kosmopoulou, University of Oklahoma

 

SPRING 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015
Macro
William Dupor, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Monday, March 16, 2015
Micro
M. Utku Ünver, Boston College

Monday, March 23, 2015
Micro
Kyle Bagwell, Stanford University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seminars and Research

Contact Information:
Economics@Vanderbilt.edu

Phone: (615) 322-2871

Fax: (615) 343-8495

Write to:
Department of Economics
Vanderbilt University
VU Station B, Box #351819
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235